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Child of the Rebellion: West Virginia Sesquicentennial
Civil War Union Militia Correspondence


The State of West Virginia,
Executive Department,

Wheeling, Feb 26 1869

The Adjutant General, will please pay to William T. Wiant one hundred and sixty dollars, out of any funds in your hands for military purposes; for services as captain of the home guard in the county of Gilmer, in the years 1864 and 1865_

D.D.T. Farmsworth
Governor

Read [?] Wheeling W Va Feb 26 1869 of [unreadable] one hundred and sixty dollars in full of a force order
W.T. Wiant

Transcription by Brittani Lynch, undergraduate student enrolled in Dr. Billy Joe Peyton’s Fall 2010 “Introduction to Public History” at West Virginia State University


Militia Box 5, Folder 10

West Virginia Archives and History